Store Director, Madewell, The Westchester

Recruiter
J Crew
Location
White Plains
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Role
Retail
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
STORE DIRECTOR

[full time, salaried, reports to a multi store manager]

If you want to run the show, this is the role for you. Store Directors are our entrepreneurs; developing teams from 10 to 100, driving sales from $1M to $30M + connecting with communities from Hong Kong to Hawaii [+ so many places in between]. Don't plan on spending much time in the office, our SDs are on the floor; selling, mentoring + leading by example.

Let's begin with the things we value:

Passionate

believes in our brand, loves fashion + shows up with an intuitive feel for what's right

Customer Hero

is customer-centric + relentless about exceeding expectations

Driven

can grow a business + constantly questions what can be done better

Innovative

can identify + articulate ideas to reinvent + evolve a business

Visionary

is market-aware, forward thinking + global

Leader

provides direction + appropriate feedback to foster collaboration + productivity, embraces situational leadership

Okay, now let's add role-specific competencies:

Talent Builder

provides challenging + stretching assignments in support of career development

Courageous

is more about the "right" thing than the "popular" thing, stands alone on passionate issues

Relator

knows everyone + helps them understand their role in achieving success

Creative

curious, colors outside the lines + unearths value in unexpected places

Talent Scout

has a "nose" for talent + can differentiate between real skills + bravado

Elevated Communicator

has a voice, tailors style to suit the audience, writes succinctly + professionally

Diversity Champion

creates an environment that supports equal + fair treatment + opportunity for all

So far so good? Great, now on to those necessary requirements:

Degree

bachelor's or equivalent combo of education + experience

5+ Years Managing Teams

specialty retail preferred

Grammar School Basics

we expect you've mastered these: a command of reading, writing, speaking + some presenting (in front of groups)

Flexible

there when needed; weekends, holidays, overnights

Tech Savvy

facile with smartphones, apps, Word, PowerPoint

Travel

domestically for sure, internationally preferred, relocatability opens up more opportunities to move ahead

Physical

can lift, carry or move at least 40 lbs./18 kilos + we're going to max out your fitbit (with lots of walking around)

Got it all? Cool, let's chat??? we just might be the best place for you to build your career.

We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.